33 years ago, rebels allegedly backed by Pablo Escobar stormed Colombia’s Palace of Justice — here’s how the terrifying siege went down

33 years ago, rebels allegedly backed by Pablo Escobar stormed Colombia’s Palace of Justice — here’s how the terrifying siege went down NOW WATCH: Pablo Escobar: The life and death of one of the biggest cocaine kingpins in history See Also: Share your opinion! Become a BI Insider today! The 50 best video games of […]

It’s been 33 years since rebels allegedly backed by Pablo Escobar stormed Colombia’s Palace of Justice

AP Photo In late 1985, left-wing rebels stormed Colombia’s Supreme Court building in Bogota, taking hundreds of people hostage. Colombian forces stormed the building and freed the hostages, but scores were killed, including many justices. The Colombian government has been accused of abuses during the siege, and leaders have apologized. On Wednesday, November 6, 1985, […]

An ‘intoxicated’ JetBlue passenger was pepper-sprayed and arrested after allegedly attacking crew and wrestling with a police officer while trying to board a plane with his 8-year-old son (JBLU)

Brian Pascus/Business Insider via WFTV.com via Orange County Jail A Utah man was pepper-sprayed and arrested at Orlando International Airport on Sunday before boarding a JetBlue Airways flight. According to multiple reports, 45 year-old Brandon Strong of Layton, Utah allegedly confronted both an airline employee and an airport police officer.   In the official arrest affidavit […]

Police report reveals Brett Kavanaugh allegedly threw ice during bloody bar fight

Andrew Harnik/AP Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump nominee for the Supreme Court, allegedly threw ice on another person “for some unknown reason” at a bar during his junior year at Yale University, according to a New York Times report published Monday. The man reportedly also had a glass thrown at him by Chris Dudley, a […]

Samsung chairman indicted for allegedly suppressing labor unions

Today, the board chairman of Samsung, Lee Sang-hoon, was indicted by South Korean prosecutors for illegally sabotaging a labor union. This comes after years of whispers about Samsung’s intolerance of labor unions, according to Bloomberg. Twenty-seven other people from Samsung and its partner companies have also been indicted. The charges stem from 2013, when Sang-hoon […]

Tesla whistleblower tweets photos of allegedly damaged batteries

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Etc.,Green,Tesla,Technology,Electric,Luxury ‘Are any of these VINs YOUR car? …’ Continue reading Tesla whistleblower tweets photos of allegedly damaged batteries Tesla whistleblower tweets photos of allegedly damaged batteries originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 15 Aug 2018 19:44:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email […]

Former Tesla employee’s tweets show allegedly flawed batteries

The employee Tesla is suing for theft of proprietary information has tweeted photos and other details, perhaps in an attempt to back up some of the claims he made against the automaker. Two of the photos Martin Tripp has tweeted out show what he says are punctured battery cells used in Model 3 vehicles before […]

The top DoD spokeswoman is allegedly under investigation for asking her staff to grab her laundry and pick up snacks

Top Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White is reportedly under investigation for misusing her staff by sending them to run her personal errands, according to CNN. The investigation has not yet found White to be in violation of any federal rules or policies. The top Pentagon spokeswoman is reportedly under investigation for misusing her staff, CNN reports, […]

Music labels sue Cox again for allegedly ignoring piracy

Music labels really, really aren’t a fan of Cox’s internet service. Sony, Universal and Warner Bros. have sued Cox again for contributing to copyright infringement after it allegedly refused to take “reasonable measures” to fight piracy. While internet providers are supposed to terminate the accounts of users who ignore warnings against bootlegging music, Cox only […]

The former personnel chief at FEMA allegedly created a ‘toxic’ work environment where sexual harassment was rampant

FEMA Corey Coleman, the now-dismissed personnel chief at FEMA, is reportedly under investigation for creating a “toxic” work environment, according to a Washington Post report published Monday. Coleman allegedly hired and promoted college fraternity brothers and women he met in bars and on dating websites. Coleman had also allegedly transferred female employees between departments so […]